John Picton

University of Liverpool

Lecturer

Chatham Street

Liverpool, L69 7ZA

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

9

DOWNLOADS

549

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“  I specialise in Charity Law, particularly as it relates to donation, civil society and politics. Most recently, I have been looking at economic understandings of philanthropic motivation and the relationship between charity and the state.  ”

Scholarly Papers (9)

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Egoism and the Return of Charitable Gifts

Picton, A. J. (2017). Egoism and the Return of Charitable Gifts. In R. Hickey, & H. Conway (Eds.), Modern Studies in Property Law (Vol. 9, pp. 175-194). Oxford: Hart.
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 18 Oct 2017
John Picton
University of Liverpool
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warm glow, altruism, egoism, charity law, non-profits, cy-pres, succession, andreoni

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Donor Intention and Dialectic Legal Policy Frames

Research Handbook on Not-for-Profit Law, Edward Elgar, 2018, ISBN: 978 1 78536 998 8
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 Jan 2019
John Picton
University of Liverpool
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charity law, cy-pres, donor intention, dialectics, policy, case analysis

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Kings v Bultitude - A Gift Lost to Charity

Picton, J. (2012). Kings v Bultitude: A Gift Lost to Charity. Conveyancer and Property Lawyer, 1, 69-74.
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 18 Oct 2017
John Picton
University of Liverpool
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lapse, non-profits, cy-pres, charity law, succession law, Equity and Trusts, philanthropy

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Contradiction in the Law of Charitable Lapse

Picton, J. (2015). Contradiction in the Law of Charitable Lapse. Conveyancer and Property Lawyer, 6, 480-488.
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 18 Oct 2017
John Picton
University of Liverpool
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succession law, charity law, charitable lapse, cy-pres, non-profits

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Still Standing? Cy-près and Charitable Service Users in the First-tier Tribunal (Charity)

Conveyancer and Property Lawyer, (2018) 82 Conv 262 – 279
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Oct 2018
Brett Crumley and John Picton
The Liverpool Law School and University of Liverpool
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cy-pres, charity tribunal, charity tribunal first-tier, standing, locus standi, trusts, donor intention, community, community appeals

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Reconstructing Charitable Intention

(2013). Charity Law and Practice Review, 15, 125-152
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Oct 2017
John Picton
University of Liverpool
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Charity Law, Non-Profits, Equity and Trusts, Succession, Law, Donors

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Moggridge v Thackwell - Defining the Nature of the Courts' Scheme-Making Power

(2013) Charity Law & Practice Review, 16, 59-72
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 18 Oct 2017
John Picton
University of Liverpool
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Charity Law, Non-Profits, Cy-près, Succession, Succession Law, Alexander Pope, Legal History

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Realistic Intention and Excessive Charitable Gifts by Will

Picton, J. (2014). Realistic Intention and Excessive Charitable Gifts by Will. Trust Law International, 28(2), 78-88.
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 19 Oct 2017
John Picton
University of Liverpool
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Charitable gifts, cy-pres, legal history, excessive gifts, succession law, charity law, non-profits, philanthropy

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Phillips v Royal Society for the Protection of Birds: Construction of a Gift to a Dissolved Charitable Company

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 18 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2017
John Picton
University of Liverpool
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Incorporated charity, animal sanctuary, cypres, succession law, charity law, non-profits